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Librairie Gourmande

Opera / Bourse
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Address: 92 rue Montmartre, 75002 Paris, France
Phone Number:
+33 1 43 54 37 27
11:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 19:00

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Cook book heaven

This is great place for cook books, all the French language books are downstairs, way to many to choose from, upstairs are the English version cookbooks, they also speak good... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2016
Steve J
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2016

This is great place for cook books, all the French language books are downstairs, way to many to choose from, upstairs are the English version cookbooks, they also speak good English, they had a great selection of books in English, unfortunately we had them all, but so many books downstairs that I am sure you can find something that will... More 

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Mount Pearl, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

If you can read French & love to cook/cookbooks , you may have found heaven in this bookstore. Wow what a culinary selection of French cookbooks. I always find a special book or two every time I visit. This time was no different. A wonderful Gluten free one!

1 Thank The_Rock_50
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2014

A waiter at my hotel restaurant tipped me off about this spot, and I wasn't disappointed. I had inquired whether the chef had any recommendations for a good bread baking cookbook (in a quest to reproduce une baguette traditionelle) and he suggested that I pay this librairie a visit. It is quaint and easily overlooked - definitely not a tourist... More 

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Troy, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2013

After a couple days of doing the touristy Parisian stuff, I needed some shopping therapy. This small bookstore specializes in culinary books. I spent a great deal of time checking out the wine & cocktails sections. I speak French, but I am not a native French speaker. I have had mixed French language bookstore experiences in before in Montreal. Shopping... More 

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Longmont, Colorado
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Reviewed 18 May 2013

A wonderful book store packed with cook books. Yes, most are in French, but. don't let that deter you. If you are serious about food, language is not a barrier. There are a number of books in English also as well as a fine section of cookbooks for children and I have found some good ones for my grandchildren.

1 Thank Colby J
Cairo, Egypt
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2013

My wife loves cook books and I love wine books. We both loved this fantastic book store that met both of our needs. They also sold some interesting books for my children. They had a decent selection of english books and the staff was very helpful when I had a question.

Thank jelliot77

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The neighbourhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades, and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here, modern day workers continue to take advantage of the legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theatres, and cinemas sit side by side with French bistros predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in another. The area is most famous for the Palais Garnier opera house and glamorous department stores.
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